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# 8
10-18-2012, 10:54 AM
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Originally Posted by jnohd View Post
Regarding the commentary on "modernity":

Science is currently suggesting something now not so far removed from the cornerstones of religion, at least in the Intelligent Design and Great Plan departments, with the recent theory regarding the likelihood, both through evidence observed and theoretical probability, that this universe is a simulation:


http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2012...n_1957777.html

http://www.technologyreview.com/view...e-universe-as/

Which of course had me reliving final moments of "Ship in a Bottle"... and longing for Moriarty-set-free (thanks to the 2394 decision regarding the Doctor) and exacting his revenge on reality mission arc.
Two great authors on the science/religion discussion (non-Intell Design folks):

John Polkinghorne: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Polkinghorne

Alan Padgett: http://www2.luthersem.edu/apadgett/

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